Lakeland North, Washington

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Lakeland North, Washington
Location of Lakeland North, Washington
Location of Lakeland North, Washington
Coordinates: 47°20′13″N 122°16′54″W / 47.33694°N 122.28167°W / 47.33694; -122.28167Coordinates: 47°20′13″N 122°16′54″W / 47.33694°N 122.28167°W / 47.33694; -122.28167
CountryUnited States
 • Total3.36 sq mi (8.69 km2)
 • Land3.25 sq mi (8.41 km2)
 • Water0.11 sq mi (0.28 km2)
420 ft (130 m)
 • Total12,942
 • Density3,987/sq mi (1,539.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
FIPS code53-37420[1]
GNIS feature ID2408558[2]

Lakeland North is a census-designated place (CDP) in King County, Washington, United States. The population was 12,942 at the 2010 census.[3] Part of the community was annexed into neighboring Auburn in 2008.


Lakeland North is located in southwestern King County at 47°19′58″N 122°16′37″W / 47.33278°N 122.27694°W / 47.33278; -122.27694 (47.332822, -122.276997).[4] It is bordered to the east by Auburn, to the south and west by Federal Way, and to the north by Kent. Interstate 5 runs along the west edge of the community, with access from Exit 143 (South 320th Street) at the southwest corner of the CDP and from Exit 147 (South 272nd Street) at the northwest corner. I-5 leads north 21 miles (34 km) to downtown Seattle and south 11 miles (18 km) to Tacoma.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the Lakeland North CDP has a total area of 3.4 square miles (8.7 km2), of which 3.2 square miles (8.4 km2) are land and 0.1 square miles (0.3 km2), or 3.24%, are water.[3] Lake Dolloff is in the southern part of the community, and Star Lake is in the north.


Historical population
Census Pop.

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 15,085 people, 4,978 households, and 4,101 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 2,841.4 people per square mile (1,096.9/km²). There were 5,067 housing units at an average density of 954.4/sq mi (368.4/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 82.45% White, 3.41% African American, 1.07% Native American, 6.95% Asian, 0.50% Pacific Islander, 1.62% from other races, and 4.00% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.56% of the population.

There were 4,978 households out of which 43.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 68.8% were married couples living together, 8.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 17.6% were non-families. 12.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 2.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.03 and the average family size was 3.29.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 30.0% under the age of 18, 7.0% from 18 to 24, 31.6% from 25 to 44, 24.5% from 45 to 64, and 6.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 98.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.3 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $62,292, and the median income for a family was $64,158. Males had a median income of $45,199 versus $31,753 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $23,776. About 3.4% of families and 5.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.7% of those under age 18 and 4.2% of those age 65 or over.


  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "Lakeland North Census Designated Place". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  3. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001), Lakeland North CDP, Washington". American FactFinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved June 19, 2019.
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  5. ^ "CENSUS OF POPULATION AND HOUSING (1790-2000)". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2010-08-08.